Shedd, William, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1946, 00GC, 9th Service Command, Army Service Forces
Service Years
1907 - 1946
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Field Artillery

Major General

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Date of Passing
Feb 12, 1953
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 2

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Army Staff Identification War Department Military Intelligence US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

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Artillery Shoulder Cord

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
MG Shedd was the Director of the AEF Artillery School in France in 1917 and then Chief of the Artillery Section, AEF HQ in 1918.

He was the Director of the US Army Coast Artillery School, Fort Monroe, VA in 1935 - 1937.

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   1928-1932, United States Department of War

Lieutenant Colonel
From Month/Year
July / 1928
To Month/Year
- / 1932
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United States Department of War
The War Department existed from 1789 until September 18, 1947, when it split into Department of the Army and Department of the Air Force and joined the Department of the Navy as part of the new joint National Military Establishment (NME), renamed the United States Department of Defense in 1949.
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SF Cooper, Mark E, MAJ 46 

Last Updated: Aug 6, 2016
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Bash, Louis, MG, (1895-1936) Brigadier General
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Bridges, Charles, MG, (1898-1933) AG 2200 Brigadier General
Horton, Francis, MG, (1897-1943) QM 4010 Brigadier General
Simonds, George, MG, (1899-1938) Brigadier General
Croft, Edward, MG, (1898-1937) AG 2162 Colonel
Ford, Stanley, LTG, (1898-1941) MI 9300 Colonel
Hurley, Patrick, MG, (1917-1945) JA 55A Colonel
MacNider, Hanford, MG, (1916-1951) IN Colonel
Parker, Ralph, COL, (1898-1944) CV Colonel
Steele, Harry, MG, (1895-1936) 2025 Colonel
Terry, Thomas, MG, (1908-1946) QM 4010 Colonel
Van Voorhis, Daniel, LTG, (1898-1942) Colonel
Wesson, Charles, MG, (1900-1945) OD 4011 Colonel
Benedict, Jay, MG, (1898-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Bryden, William, MG, (1904-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Chaffee, Adna Romanza, MG, (1906-1941) AG 2162 Lieutenant Colonel
Christy, William, BG, (1907-1946) 2025 Lieutenant Colonel
Cook, Gilbert, MG, (1912-1948) Lieutenant Colonel
Danford, Robert, MG, (1904-1942) Lieutenant Colonel
Davis, John Fuller, BG, (1915-1952) Lieutenant Colonel
Green, Joseph, MG, (1906-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Grunert, George, LTG, (1898-1945) Lieutenant Colonel
McNeil, Edwin, BG, (1907-1947) JA 8101 Lieutenant Colonel
Nulsen, Charles, BG, (1908-1947) MI 9300 Lieutenant Colonel
Olmstead, Dawson, MG, (1906-1944) SC 0205 Lieutenant Colonel
Phillipson, Irving, MG, (1904-1944) FI 6302 Lieutenant Colonel
Prosser, Walter, MG, (1905-1945) SC 0210 Lieutenant Colonel
Shinkle, Edward, BG, (1901-1942) OD Lieutenant Colonel
Simpson, William Hood, GEN, (1909-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Somers, Richard, BG, (1907-1942) OD 4011 Lieutenant Colonel
Spalding, Isaac, BG, (1912-1947) FA Lieutenant Colonel
Stearns, Cuthbert, BG, (1909-1946) CV Lieutenant Colonel
Truesdell, Karl, MG, (1901-1946) FI 6302 Lieutenant Colonel
Uhl, Frederick, MG, (1910-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Ulio, James, MG, (1900-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
White, Charles, MG, (1907-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Wilson, Walter K, MG, (1902-1944) MI 9300 Lieutenant Colonel
Anderson, John, MG, (1914-1946) AG 2260 Major
Bonesteel, Charles H, MG, (1908-1947) Major
Brown, Albert Eger, MG, (1912-1949) Major
Brown, Albert Eger, MG, (1912-1949) Major
Chamberlin, Stephen, LTG, (1912-1951) Major
Danford, Robert, MG, (1904-1942) Major
Fuller, Horace Hayes, MG, (1909-1946) Major
Gilbreath, Frederick, MG, (1911-1946) 2025 Major
Horkan, George, MG, (1915-1954) Major
Hoyle, Rene, MG, (1906-1945) AG 2162 Major
Littlejohn, Robert, MG, (1912-1946) QM 4010 Major
Mueller, Paul John, MG, (1915-1956) Major
Newgarden, Paul Woolever, MG, (1913-1944) IN Major
Nisley, Harold, BG, (1917-1948) OD Major

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